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ingenious
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

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Definition showing inventiveness and skill
  • But the word of Mr Costello was an unwelcome language for him for he nauseated the wretch that seemed to him a cropeared creature of a misshapen gibbosity, born out of wedlock and thrust like a crookback toothed and feet first into the world, which the dint of the surgeon's pliers in his skull lent indeed a colour to, so as to put him in thought of that missing link of creation's chain desiderated by the late ingenious Mr Darwin.
    Episode 14 -- Oxen Of The Sun (53% in)
  • An ingenious suggestion is that thrown out by Mr V. Lynch (Bacc.
    Episode 14 -- Oxen Of The Sun (79% in)

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